DELAYS which were caused by a crash on the A19 near Middlesbrough have now eased.

One lane was closed until 8.25am on the southbound carriageway at the A1046 Haverton Hill Road (Portrack Interchange) following a collision earlier this morning that had initially blocked lanes two and three.

All lanes have been reopened however delays continued until around 10am and extend back to Wolviston, near Billingham.

A traffic update from the AA said queueing and delays have now eased.

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